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Due Date: 8/21/2015
Subject: Special Education

Location Assignment

 

Choose 1 of the following assignments. You may ask family members to help you. Assignment is due Friday, August 21.

 

Option 1

ü  Go to nfl.com for a list of all 32 professional football teams.

ü  On the provided US map, label the home cities for all 32 teams.

ü  Choose 10 of the cities, find their absolute location (latitude and longitude) and write it beside the city name on the map.

ü  On notebook paper (or typed and printed), choose 10 different cities and write their relative location (ex. Washington, D.C. is on the east coast, Nashville is northeast of New Orleans)

 

Option 2

ü  Find 5 newspaper articles about current events taking place around the world. The articles can be from a print newspaper or an online newspaper (printed out). Only one article can be from the United States.

ü  On the provided world map, label the location from each newspaper article. Find the location’s absolute location (latitude and longitude) and write it beside the city name on the map.

ü  On notebook paper (or typed and printed), tell the 5Ws for each newspaper article (Who, What, Where, When, Why) and give a description of its relative location (ex. London is on an island west of France.) Attach the articles to the assignment.